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Another Coronavirus case confirmed in Lagos

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A third case of the fast spreading Coronavirus has been confirmed in Lagos State.


The confirmation was made by the Lagos State Ministry of Health on its Twitter handle on Tuesday.

This makes it the third case in the country, apart from the index Italian case and his contact in Ogun State.

The tweet by the Lagos State Ministry of Health has it that the latest case, a 30-year-old female, came in from the United Kingdom on March 13, 2020.

During self-isolation, she developed symptoms of coronavirus, which tested positive.

The Ministry said the patient is now receiving treatment at the Infectious Disease Hospital in Yaba area of the state.

It said contact tracing of passengers and others the patient may have come in contact with has commenced.